Daniel Sturridge found the back of the net twice in the first half and Derek Origi scored a hat-trick. Jordon Ibe scored Liverpool’s remaining goal.
The 21-year-old played the full 90 minutes for the Red’s and provided the assist for Liverpool’s second goal with an excellent assist.
However, Can picked up a yellow card in the second half meaning he will be suspended for this weekends Premier League clash with Newcastle United.
Southampton v Liverpool
Stadium: St Mary’s Stadium
Southampton starting line-up: Stkelenburg, Cedrid, Clasie, Davis, Mane, Tadic, Wanyama. Van Jikj, Pelle, Bertrand, Caulker
Subs: Gazzaniga, Yoshida, Long, Romeu, Martina, Ward-Prowse, Juanmi
Liverpool starting line-up: Bogdan, Randall, Skrtel, Lovren, Moreno, Can, Lucas, Allen, Lallana, Origi, Sturridge
Subs: Mignolet, Smith, Milner, Benteke, Firmino, Henderson, Ibe